|There’s nothing like looking at christmas lights to get you into the holiday spirit. And here in North Texas, there are several spectacular displays to visit. So grab yourself a peppermint mocha, some hot chocolate for the kiddos and load up the car for a dazzling experience!|
With over 4 million lights, this 2 mile display features an optional stop at Christmas town complete with Santa, food, gift shop, magical forest, and indoor laser show. (additional cost for walk-through forest and laser show)
November 24th through January 1st
Sunday – Thursday : 6pm-9pm $25/car
Friday – Saturday : 6pm-10pm $35/car
Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, NYE, New Year’s Day : 6pm-10pm $35/car
Lynn Creek Park
5610 Lake Ridge Parkway
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
Gift of Lights at Texas Motor Speedway
This drive through display features over a million lights and 100 displays; after the show visit Santa’s Village for photos with Santa and more!
Donate an unwrapped toy at the door for a $5 discount
November 24th – December 30th, Open Every Night $25/car
6pm – 10pm
3345 Lone Star Circle
Fort Worth, TX 76177
Lone Star Christmas at the Gaylord Texan
Now this may not be a drive through light display, although the hotel has over 2 million lights displayed, but is a must-see! This walk-through holiday attraction features 2 million pounds of hand-carved ice sculptures and is kept at a chilling 9 degrees(they provide heavy parkas). They offer ice slides, snow tubing and even an Ice Bar for adults.
November 10th – January 1st
See website for pricing and hours
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, TX 76051
Best Neighborhood Displays:
Deerfield in Plano
This display started out as a friendly competition between neighbors for cash prizes, but they have continued the tradition and now feature charitable causes, like the Children’s Medical Center this year. You can find a recommended driving route on the HOA Page and book a carriage ride through DFW Carriages.
December 1st – December 30th from 7pm-11pm
No fee but they encourage donations to Children’s Medical center, link on their website
Preston Road at Coit Road
Plano, TX 75024
The huge homes are beautiful and so are the christmas decorations that are professionally displayed each year. The star of the show is the 140 year-old pecan tree that takes 4 men about a week to decorate with 5,000 lights. You can also book a carriage ride through DFW Carriagesfor this neighborhood.
Armstrong Parkway at Preston
Dallas, TX 75205
Interlochen in Arlington
Voted as one of Texas’ best light displays, this year marks the 41st anniversary of the lights. Over 200 homeowners come together to make this display truly memorable.
December 16th – December 25th 7pm-11pm
Randol Mills Rd at Westwood
Arlington, TX 76012
Farmers Branch Tour of Lights
Follow the candy cane signs through one of North Texas’ longest animated shows. Featuring over 500,000 lights, the drive ends with Santa Claus himself. Tune in to 107.3 FM during the show for the full experience.
No Charge but $5 donation encouraged
November 25th – December 30th 6:30pm to 9:30pm
I-35 and Valley View Lane
Farmers Branch, TX 75234
Best Wishes to you and your family for a Wonderful Holiday Season and a Happy New Year!